February 2, 2013 . 10am – late night
The Lively Up Your Earth! Eco-Music Festival is an all-day celebration at Solitude Farm. The festival is all about community, ecology, music, organic food and a celebration of Auroville creativity.
Follow us on Twitter @LUYE2013
Listen to an interview with the organizers (November 29, 2012)
Join the festival Facebook page
This year look forward to:
- 12 hours of live music (streamed live on aurovilleradio.org)
- fresh organic food from the restaurant and farmers’ market
- eco-stalls including apparel, accessories, upcycled and handmade goods, seeds and seedlings
- workshops and presentations
- fairground rides
- kid’s space and activities
- a whole lot more!
We invite you to help use make this festival a huge success. We are looking for volunteers in areas as diverse as accounting to carpentry, fundraising to cooking. Please email krishnamckenzie [at] auroville.org.in
We are also making a big effort to raise funds early this year. Please see this information page for details about how to donate.
For a taste of what to expect, enjoy recordings of Lively Up Your Earth 2012 from Auroville Radio:
- Oldtimer and Johan Zilverzurf
- Mishko M’ba and the Jaco Pastorious Tribute Band
- Cyclone Blue
- Suryan’s Dharma Trio
- Marc Vela speaking on love and piano
Also see photos in the Eco Festival Gallery.